Friday's Philly Beer Week highlights

You can refer to the official guide to Philly Beer Week, or you can head over to The Brew Lounge, where blogger Bryan Kolesar separates the wheat from the chaff and gives his recommendations.

In today's installment, Kolesar recommends - among other destinations - Stangelove's, hosting Mike Fava and the Oxbow lineup of beers, as well as American Sardine Bar, hosting the Point Breeze Arm Wrestling Championship with Left Hand Brewing.

To recap suggestions from various guides out there:

Our suggestions are here.

Joe Sixpack's ideas are here.

Uwishunu goes for it here.

Zagat Survey offers a food-lovers guide here.

Philadelphia Weekly offers a guide here.

Consult PhillyTapFinder for details here.

And don't miss Daily News beer columnist Joe Sixpack's survival guide.